In today's edition of Rays Roundup: Starter Jeff Niemann becomes the latest player to hit the disabled list after fracturing his fibula on Monday, Desmond Jennings heads to the DL after all, Elliot Johnson is swinging a hot stick and Sean Rodriguez plans to play through a muscle strain. All of that and more inside.
May 15, 2012
Cesar Ramos got his first career win after replacing the injured Jeff Niemann, and Ben Zobrist homered and the Tampa Bay Rays beat the Toronto Blue Jays 7-1 on Monday night. Luke Scott and Sean Rodriguez each had two RBIs for the Rays, who have won two straight after losing six of their previous seven.
May 14, 2012
In this edition of Rays Roundup: Rookie Matt Moore is not living up to expectations thus far, Rays fans are hoping LF Desmond Jennings is okay after leaving Sunday's game with "knee soreness", B.J. Upton moves to the two-hole in the lineup and Joe Maddon joins an exclusive club of managers.
May 7, 2012
San Diego Padres roving minor league infield instructor Gary Jones moved to behind the bench when Randy Ready went to the bigs. He saw the progression of Cesar Carrillo, Mike Ekstrom in relief, what he told Wade LeBlanc, thoughts on newbies Aaron Poreda, Adam Russell and Ryan Webb, and where Cesar Ramos is today.
March 16, 2010